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Asset Risk & Investment Engineer

Kinross, Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 23days ago


Job Title - Asset Risk & Investment Engineer

Base Location: Perth, Glasgow, Inverness or Aberdeen

The Asset Management department is responsible for maintaining a safe, secure and reliable transmission network through investing in the refurbishment, replacement and repair of existing assets.

Within the Asset Management department, the Asset Risk and Investment Team are responsible for developing risk-based models and robust business cases to optimise and justify short-, medium- and long-term engineering investments in our network with considerations to the safety, environmental sustainability and commercial operation of the business.

About the Role

The Client has an opportunity for an experienced and data-driven Asset Investment Engineer to play an important role in the delivery of our investment commitments. This role requires the post-holder assisting in maintaining a safe, secure and reliable transmission network through development and effective management of our asset and justifying short, medium, and long-term investments.

As part of this role, you will be working with risk-based models to optimise investments with key considerations to the safety, environment and commercial operation of our business.

Key duties will include but not be limited to:

- Investment Lifecycle Modelling and Business Cases

- Asset Investment Data Assurance

- Analysing & Optimising Investments

- Working with Asset Management Tools such as CBRM, Maximo, GIS, AIM, etc

- Regulatory Reporting Packs

- Co-ordinate modelling and forecast processes with other internal teams


- Degree level or have equivalent experience in electrical engineering, business or finance degree relevant to the job.

- A thorough understanding and significant experience in managing asset risk and investment models for physical assets

- High level of technical competency in carrying out investment appraisals, cost benefit analysis, economic modelling and data analysis.

- A strong understanding of safety regulations and the importance and obligations placed upon regulated businesses with respect to the quality of asset information and investment justifications is needed.

- Institute of Asset Management qualification such as the certificate, diploma or equivalent. Chartership status is highly desirable as well as experience of working to ISO 55000.

- Previous knowledge of analysing and reporting on complex data is essential.

- Highly numerate with extensive modelling experience with the ability to balance strategic, big picture thinking with analytical ability and attention to detail. Experience of writing business cases using available data from various reports, assessment studies and asset management tools.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment

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Kinross, Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom